Sir Malcolm Campbell's 1947 jet hydroplane

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  1. FranklinRatliff

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  3. FranklinRatliff

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    With a good wind one of your catamarans can go faster than than that!

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    Makes sense. Sir Malcom exceeded the limit, and look what happened to him.
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